08.30 – 09.40 Registration and Coffee
09.40 – 09.45 Opening of Conference
Nils Veenstra
Director, BECON
09.45 – 10.15 Opening Keynote
Speaker to be announced
10.15 – 10.30 Blockchain and Franchise models
Quirze Solomo
Owner at Nostrum (Spain)
With more than 160 restaurants, Nostrum (founded in Barcelona in 1998) is the first European franchise in the home meal replacement sector. The 100th Nostrum opened in December 2014 and in the same year the company was floated on the MAB (Alternative Stock Market) in Madrid. In 2015 a flagship Nostrum opened in Montpellier and at this moment 4 master franchises have been signed for France and expansion into France is underway with 250 restaurants planned over the next 5 years in Paris and other regions. This year NostrumGo has been launched to offer a home delivery service. In 2018 Nostrum will also be listed on the French stock market.
10.30 – 10.45 Blockchain and Real Estate
Sandy Selman
Co-Founder at CPROP (USA)
CPROP’s mission is to develop and deliver blockchain-powered solutions that address acknowledged pain points in the global real estate industry.  The solutions CPROP develops solutions that are technically and commercially viable without creating entirely new commercial paradigms that are difficult to implement. CPROP looks to establish commercial partnerships early-on to provide validation, accelerate speed to market, and ensure scalability. To this end CPROP is already working with several property portals in Europe and Asia.
10.45 – 11.00 Blockchain and Music
Andy Zondervan
CEO at Settled (Netherlands)
With global revenues of more than 7 billion US$ in 2016, Electronic Dance Music (EDM) is the soundtrack of the digital revolution. The aim of the ICO is to build  a platform to introduce and accelerate a seamless rights licensing and settlement procedure with EDM as the launching party.
11.00 – 11.30 Malta – the Blockchain Island
Dr. Abdalla Kablan
Chairman at Malta Stock Exchange Blockchain Committee
11.30 – 12.00 Meet the ICOs
Throughout the conference we will give the stage to some pioneering blockchain projects from all over the world. The common thread is that all the presenting companies and persons have decided to raise working capital by launching a token crowd sale (also known as an ICO or TGE). The aim of this session is to gain a deeper understanding of what type of applications are coming on the market, as well as give investors more information about crypto investment opportunities.
Taichi Shibuki
VReS is planning to develop a general platform for the VR games market. Via VReSports, users will be able to interact, spectate and support their favorite player, building a more exciting VR gaming ecosystem
Hans Diederen
Advisor, Inmediate
Inmediate is the Smart Insurance Platform which creates transparent policies that people can trust.
Powering Smart Contract Insurance by linking Insurers, Consumers, and Distributors on one network means huge cost savings, fraud elimination, and better insurance coverage to those that need it the most. Consumers love it because insurance will be made cheaper, and there is no uncertainty regarding claims.
Insurers love it because they can create new products and market them at lightning speed – with real time data without needing an expensive claiming process.
Distributors love it because they can reach out to a wider audience – and provide a more varied product.
We’re transforming Insurance.
Oleg Sharpatiy
CVO and Founder, W12
W12 built a completely new model for token sales. You can buy ICO projects tokens via W12 platform and receive a refund if it fail, turns out to be a scam or its token price drops to lower than its ICO price level. All raised funds will be released to the ICO project only following the decision of token buyer once the project meets its milestones. This solution protects token buyers, reduce risks and significant increase returns from all ICO investments.
Luke Lombe
Advisor, Playup
The PlayChip™ is brought to you by PlayUp Limited and is the exclusive gaming token of some of the world’s leading gaming operators with a combined user base of over 500,000 and an annual turnover exceeding US$430 million in 2018 alone – and we are just getting started.
12.00 – 13.00 Lunch
13.00 – 13.45 The 4 Categories of Token and how to Market in the Age of the SEC
Theron Andrews
Vice President ICO Marketing at New Alchemy
New Alchemy is a leading blockchain strategy and technology group specializing in ICO services, security audits, capital solutions, and token mechanics for the most innovative companies and tokenization projects worldwide. For more information please visit
distributed marketplace that enables discovery, access and consumption of existing and new technologies to build trusted medtech solutions.
Harpreet Geekee
CTO at Highmark Global
Sunil Sharma
EVP Corp Dev
CoinAnalyst is an information and analysis platform for all cryptocurrencies and ICOs worldwide. Purchase and sale decisions can be made on the basis of valid data and intelligent analyses. This enables the user to identify opportunities and risks and react promptly and proactively to price fluctuations. The application thus creates a high degree of transparency when it comes to operating in this new and volatile market.
Christian Schwirtz
Key Account ManagerMartin Kreitschmann
Product Manager
13.45 – 14.45 The Legally Compliant ICO/TGE: Securities Regulation, SAFTs, and Beyond
Gordon Einstein
Managing Partner at CryptoLaw Partners
Conducting a legally compliant ICO/TGE is more challenging than ever and government regulators are watching every move. Yet, confidently complying with the global patchwork of laws and regulations, and exploiting the vast opportunities provided by certain legal structures, can produce both peace of mind and also enhanced access to capital and customers. Learn about the latest legal developments relating to ICOs/TGEs, how to spot legal red flags, and how to stay on the good side of the SEC/FCA/MAS.
14.45 – 15.30 Panel: Malta’s Local Crypto Ecosystem
James Catania (Moderator)
CEO at Intelliblock
Daniel Grech
CEO of WyzerUp
Jan Sammut
Founder at ICO Malta
Anna Melton
Partner at Decentralised Ventures
Lee Winmouth
Bitcoin Club Malta
Oliver de Bono
Malta Blockchain Summit
15.30 – 17.00 Network Reception

program is subject to change